Is Texas Bigger Than British Columbia (BC)? (Comparison)

Texas is a state located in the South Central region of the United States of America, whereas British Columbia is one of the provinces of Canada situated between the pacific ocean and the rocky mountains. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between the U.S. state Texas and Canada Province British Columbia regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Texas bigger than British Columbia?

The total area of Texas is 268,596 sq mi, and the total area of British Columbia is 364,764  sq mi. Texas is smaller than British Columbia by 96,168 sq mi. Texas is around 1.4 times smaller than British Columbia.

Area of Texas:  268,596 sq mi ( 695,662 km2 )

Area of Texas compared to British Columbia

Area of British Columbia:  364,764 sq mi ( 944,735 km2 )

Area of British Columbia compared to Texas

Population

According to the United States Census Bureau data, the total population of Texas as of 2019 was estimated to be around 29 Million.

Population of Texas compared to British Columbia

Based on the StatCan data, the population of British Columbia as of 2019 was 5.071 Million.

Population of British Columbia compared to Texas

Here is some more data comparison between Texas and British Columbia.

The capital city of Texas is Austin, and the capital city of British Columbia is Victoria.

Official Languages

Texas: No official language, but English is the primary spoken language.
British Columbia: English and French

Human Development Index

HDI of Texas as of 2018: 0.909
HDI of British Columbia as of 2018: 0.930

Texas Timezone:

UTC − 6 (Central Time Zone)
UTC − 7 (Mountain Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 5 (Central Daylight Time)
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

British Columbia Timezone: 

UTC − 8 (Pacific Time Zone)
UTC − 7 (Mountain Time Zone)

Summer (DST):
UTC − 7 (Pacific Daylight Time)
UTC − 6 (Mountain Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Texas:
31° 28′ 32.52″ N99° 19′ 52.32″ W

Coordinates of British Columbia:
54° 0′ 0″ N125° 0′ 0″ W

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